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Financial Literacy Roundtable

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On April 2, 2012, Governor Mark Dayton declared April to be Financial Literacy Month in Minnesota. As part of that effort, Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman and the Minnesota Interagency Work Group on Financial Literacy are convening the:

2nd Annual Financial Literacy Roundtable
April 30th from 1:00 - 4:00pm
Neighborhood House
179 Robie Street East
Saint Paul, MN 55107

We invite you to participate, learn more about the work of the Interagency Work Group, share your work with more than 100 financial literacy advocates, and discuss collaborative strategies for continued partnership and progress. Ten state agencies will be represented at the event, including seven commissioners and Tina Flint Smith from the Office of Governor Mark Dayton.

Please RSVP for the event by contacting Anne O’Connor at (651) 296-5140 or by email at

Event Agenda

The following is the agenda for the Financial Literacy Roundtable event on April 30, 2012:

1:00pm - Convene

1:05pm - Welcome and Remarks from Commissioner Mike Rothman

1:20pm - A Vision for Financial Literacy in Minnesota: Panel Discussion with Ten State Agencies

1:55pm - Keynote Speaker Nathan Dungan

2:20pm - Breakout Sessions

                • Financial Literacy Core Competencies
                • Fraud and Financial Abuse Prevention
                • Culturally Competent Financial Literacy Needs and Opportunities 
                • Financial Literacy for Seniors and Vulnerable Adults 
                • Volunteerism and Public-Private Partnerships
                • Asset Building and the Unbanked
                • Know Before You Owe: Loans & Credit

3:10pm - Financial Literacy Call to Action Panel

                • Tina Flint Smith, Governor’s Office
                • Nathan Dungan, Save Share Spend
                • Darryl Dalheimer, LSS

3:55pm - Thank You and Adjourn, Commissioner Mike Rothman